International Conference on Post Emergency Shelter Reconstruction

26 March 2014 Colombo, Sri Lanka. Senior Government officials, donors, implementing partners, policy makers, development practitioners, academics, community members and representatives of UN agencies and Non-Governmental Organisations participated in the international conference ‘Restoring Communities through

World Water Day: Time to Focus on Water Quality is Now, Says UNICEF

World Water Day: Time to Focus on Water Quality is Now, Says UNICEF   COLOMBO, 21 March 2014 – Almost four years after the world met the global target set in the Millennium Development Goals

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FAO: Save Food Photo Contest

The Save Food Asia-Pacific Photo Contest, organized by the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)  to raise awareness about food losses and food waste in the region, invites entries from those aged

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The United Nations in Sri Lanka

The United Nations in Sri Lanka works together with the Government and other development and humanitarian partners, to address social, economic, humanitarian and cultural challenges
so that all Sri Lankans can enjoy better living conditions.

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